Dubai: The services of Fly Dubai airline in 42 routes will be shifted to Al Maktoum International Airport. The flight services to Kochi and Kozhikode also are included in this. The services have been shifted as the runway in Dubai International Airport is temporarily closed for renovation works. The change will be valid for a period of 45 days since April 16.
The flight services to Ahmedabad, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Mumbai also will begin from Al Maktoum International Airport during this period. Fly Dubai officials informed that the services will resume from Dubai International Airport after the renovation of runway is completed on May 30. Runway will be partially closed from April 16 to May 30.
Free bus services have been arranged from various places to Al Maktoum Airport for the convenience of the passengers. Also taxi services will be arranged for them. It is learnt that the Kerala services of other airlines including Air India, Air India Express, IndiGo and Spice Jet also will be affected with the closure of runway.